In the cases in which historians disagree on the date, we have.
The writings of the church fathers are referred to as "the tradition" or as "patristic sources" in most discussions of this subject. Unfortunately, the questions of New Testament authorship and dating are not cut and dried. The more important a tradition is, the more stable it is, because people are more careful when they give and receive it. He should not be confused with Clement of Rome, one of the first popes. It is likely that John was aware of the other Gospels, because his was the last written (see below). They contain very similar accounts of events in Jesus' life.The Gospel of John stands apart for its unique records of several miracles and sayings of Jesus, not found elsewhere. While no arrangement of these books can be made with absolute confidence, the. S a copy of the New Revised Standard Version of the NT, with. The book of Acts stands out as unique among the New Testament books for it alone provides a. As such, the dating of the New Testament is highly speculative. Study of both the Old and New Testaments, catecism of the catholic church, bible study, commentaries, ancient. WERE ALL OF THE CANONICAL BOOKS OF THE NEW TESTAMENT WRITTEN.